Chikamoto Kuwabara

Chikamoto Kuwabara

He was born on 14 January 1912. His name is also listed in the file as John Kuwabara. He was a millhand employed by United Shingle Mills, New Westminster, BC. His family includes Hana Kuwabara (mother; nee Hana Sakurada) and Eiichi Peter Kuwabara (father). His home address is listed as 8859 Selkirk Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Vernon, BC.

Metadata

ForenameChikamoto
SurnameKuwabara
Regularized NameChikamoto Kuwabara
Custodian Identification Number609
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceVernon, BC

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